In this inflamed atmosphere the heat appeared to vibrate as it does above a blazing hearth, while the mind grew desperate in contemplating the limitless calm
, and could see no reason why the thing should ever end, since immensity is a species of eternity.
And she was spirit, first and always spirit, etherealized essence of life, calm
as her calm
eyes, and sure of permanence in the changing order of the universe.
The man with the soft calm
eyes listened to me quietly, even politely, and with extreme attention; but nothing in his countenance indicated that he had understood my story.
He leaned his forehead against the door, and let the feverish throbbings of his heart calm
by degrees; it had seemed as if one single additional pulsation would have made it burst.
This side is peaceful and calm
, seeing there's so few men.
As yet hath his knowledge not learned to smile, and to be without jealousy; as yet hath his gushing passion not become calm
He stood before her, pale, his lower jaw quivering, and besought her to be calm
, not knowing how or why.